Dallas Stars President, CEO and Alternate Governor Jim Lites announced today that the club has struck a partnership with Hockey Giant to become the official hockey equipment retail partner of the team.
"The Metroplex has more and more people playing hockey every day," stated Lites. "To meet the needs of outfitting that expanding base of participants in the equipment that they need, we are proud to partner with Hockey Giant. The Stars are encouraging all levels of hockey players skating at the six Dr Pepper StarCenters to purchase their equipment from Hockey Giant."
In addition to its major e-commerce operations, Hockey Giant currently operates seven locations across the United States and opened their first Texas location in Plano. Located at 8700 Preston Road #103, Hockey Giant Plano is the largest hockey shop in the state of Texas, at approximately 12,800 square feet. The store carries a wide variety of hockey sticks, skates, protective gear, apparel, accessories and more from top brands like Bauer, Easton, CCM and Reebok. In addition, Hockey Giant Plano carries a wide selection of lacrosse equipment and apparel from Warrior and Brine.
"We are very excited to be entering into this long term partnership with the Dallas Stars," Shael Wilder, President of San Diego-based SportsGiant LLC said. "The Stars organization has demonstrated a very strong level of development and support of youth and amateur hockey in its overall marketplace, and that is very much aligned with our philosophy and business objectives."
A trusted brand with a focus on customer service, product selection, and competitive pricing, Hockey Giant was founded in 2001 and operates a chain of seven family owned retail locations and E-commerce sites in six states.